Office of Emergency Management

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About the OEM

code redThe Office of Emergency Management coordinates the efforts of all city departments and the at-large community to ensure that city officials are prepared to respond quickly and effectively should disaster strike.

Department officials also maintain and administer the Wilmington Emergency Operation Plan, mandated by federal government to receive relief funds for disaster. The team works hard to keep communications networks, transportation systems, infrastructure facilities, and vital public goods and services flowing to residents and businesses in the city when emergencies occur.

Emergency Operations Center

When a snow emergency or other weather-related emergency is declared, the Office of Emergency Management activates the Emergency Operation Center (EOC) is activated.

The EOC is not activated.

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